Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
David Bowie Was Planning to Write Another Album
Despite his terminal illness, David Bowie was thinking about a new project beyond 'Blackstar.'
Guns N’ Roses Tease 2017 North American Tour
A TV commercial says that Guns N' Roses are coming back to North America next year.
Steven Van Zandt Wants the Cast of ‘Hamilton’ to Apologize to Mike Pence
Steven Van Zandt of the E Street Band felt that it was wrong for the cast of 'Hamilton' to single out Vice President-elect Mike Pence.
Jer Bulsara, Freddie Mercury’s Mother, Dies
Brian May broke the news that Jer Bulsara has died at the age of 94.
Sting’s Been Stung
As it turns out, Sting keeps bees and one once got the best of him.
Keith Richards, Robert Plant, Bruce Springsteen + More Join ‘We Are Not Afraid’ Campaign f…
Many classic rockers have joined more than 175 global artists in showing support for refugees.
Joey Kramer Says Steven Tyler and Joe Perry Meeting President Obama Is ‘Not Representative…
Aerosmith's drummer didn't like the idea of the band publicizing Steven Tyler and Joe Perry's encounter with President Barack Obama.
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry Meet President Obama
President Obama invited Steven Tyler and Joe Perry aboard Air Force One for a chat when they were both at the Orlando airport.
Bob Dylan Called ‘Impolite and Arrogant’ by Nobel Academy Member
Bob Dylan's decision to not acknowledge having won Nobel Prize for Literature isn't sitting too well with the Swedish Academy
Rod Stewart Knighted, Now Dubbed ‘Sir Roderick David Stewart’
Rod the Mod officially became Sir Roderick David Stewart during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
Watch Paul McCartney and Neil Young Perform ‘A Day in the Life’ at Desert Trip
Neil Young sat in with Paul McCartney on the 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' closing track.
Pink Floyd to Reissue ‘Animals’ on Vinyl
Pink Floyd's vinyl reissue campaign continues on Nov. 18 with 1977's 'Animals.'